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" Diary makes us comprehend the great historical events of the age, and the people who bore a part in them, and gives us more clear glimpses into the true English life of the times than all the other memorials of them that have come down to our own. "
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1851
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 48

1828
...Review. " This work gives more clear and nudistorted glimpses into the true English life of the tinii'- , than all the other memorials of them that have come down to our own." — Edinburgh Review, " Publications of th'w kind are of the highest value." — Times. " We hesitate not to confess, that...
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Catalogue of Standard English Authors: Also a Collection of Books Relating ...

Dawson, William, & Sons, of London - 1809
...portraits, 4 vols. 8vo. cloth, 1. 5. best library edition. 1854 " Pepys' Diary makes us comprehend the great historical events of the age, and the people...the times than all the other memorials of them that hare come down to our own."— Edinburgh Review. 4416 PEPYS' Life, Journals, and Correspondence, including...
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The Foreign quarterly review [ed. by J.G. Cochrane]., Volume 19

John George Cochrane - 1837
..." THE WORK BEFORE us is OF VERY GREAT INTEREST AND CURIOSITY, and gives more clear and undistorted glimpses into the true English life of the times,...memorials of them that have come down to our own. A good deal of what it contains derives, no doubt, its chief interest from having happened 180 years...
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Memoirs of the Queens of France, Volume 2

Annie Forbes Bush - 1843
...work of standard importance in English literature." — ATHENJEUM. " Pepys' Diary makes us comprehend the great historical events of the age, and the people who bore a part in them, and gives us moreVlear glimpses into the true English life of the times than all the other memorials of them that...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Volume 1

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1846 - 733 pages
...contem|KH'aries, better than we should ever have done without it; and make us feel more assured that we comprehend the great historical events of the age, and the people who bore a part in them. Independent of instruction altogether too, there is no denying, that it is very entertaining thus to...
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Three Years in Constantinople: Or, Domestic Manners of the Turks ..., Volume 2

Charles White - 1846
...literature." — " Pepys' Diary makes us comprehend the great historical events of the age, and the ople who bore a part in them, and gives us more clear glimpses into the true English fc of the times than all the other memorials of them that have come down to our m."— T, DINBCROH...
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A Yacht Voyage to Norway, Denmark, and Sweden, Volume 2

William A. Ross - 1848
...work of standard importance in English literature." — ATHENAEUM. " Pepys' Diary makes us comprehend the great historical events of the age, and the people...have come down to our own." — EDINBURGH REVIEW. " There is much in Pepys' Diary that throws a distinct and vivid light over the picture of England...
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Memoirs and Correspondence of Viscount Castlereagh, Second Marquess of ...

Robert Stewart Castlereagh (Viscount) - 1848
...work of standard importance in English literature." — ATHEX.EUM. " Pepys' Diary makes us comprehend the great historical events of the age, and the people...have come down to our own." — EDINBURGH REVIEW. " There is much in Pepys' Diary that throws a distinct and vivid light over the picture of England...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 88

1848
...more characteristic and entertaining than the old." — ATHBN.IKUM. " Pepys' Diary makes us comprehend the great historical events of the age, and the people...that have come down to our own."— EDINBURGH REVIEW. LIVES OF THE QUEENS OF ENGLAND. BY MISS STRICKLAND. Complete in 12 vols. elegantly bound in morocco,...
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Memoirs and Correspondence of Viscount Castlereagh, Second Marquess of ...

Robert Stewart Castlereagh (Viscount) - 1848
...work of standard importance in English literature." — ATHENAEUM. " Pepys' Diary makes us comprehend the great historical events of the age, and the people...memorials of them that have come down to our own." — EDINRURGH REVIEW. " There is much in Pepys' Diary that throws a distinct and vivid light over the...
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